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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM34 (V3403)
Sample: 021RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 8.7583
Longitude: 139.7833
Water Depth(m): 5085 to 4973
Date: 19770505
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 136.08 kg
Comments: ~ 300 lbs
Description: Igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks are chert and breccias, 3/4 with manganese crust. Non-sediments: hornblende, quartz diorites to dacites, schistose rocks, micaceous peletic, massive igneous rocks.